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Glenodinium viride Skvortsov 1958

Publication details
Glenodinium viride Skvortsov 1958: 195, pl. 5: fig. 33

Published in: Skvortzov, B.V. (1958). New and rare Flagellatae from Manchuria, Eastern Asia. Philippine Journal of Science 86: 139-202.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Glenodinium is Glenodinium cinctum Ehrenberg.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), green (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Taxonomic notes
Moestrup & Calado (2018: 471) note, "Cells described as broadly ovoid, with hyaline cover ("membrana hyalina"); epicone acute, rounded, longer than the hypocone; hypocone rounded and slightly acuminate; sulcus oblique; cells slightly compressed, in transverse section kidney-shaped; nucleus elongate, kidney-shaped, positioned centrally in the epicone; chloroplasts numerous, green, small, discoid; eyespot not seen; length 22%u201351 µm, width 18%u201340 µm. The species cannot be identified and the name should not be used." - (31 Aug 2020) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Moestrup, Ø. & Calado, A.J. (2018). Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Freshwater Flora of Central Europe, Volume 6: Dinophyceae. pp. [i]-xii, [1]-560, 421 figs. Berlin: Springer Spektrum.

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Verified by: 31 August 2020 by M.D. Guiry

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 October 2021.

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